Adventures of a World-Traveling Scientist: Seventeen Amazing Stories of Exploration and Discovery by Stanley Randolf, M.Sc.
Envision a pack of hungry dingoes circling your tent at night and baseball-bat fights with crocodiles Down-Under. Imagine avoiding political danger while trying to cure a virus in rural China. Experience fending off local madmen in Morocco and chasing down communist thugs in old Prague, not to mention a thousand-pound blue marlin jumping over your boat. Then share the Author's surprise of seeing ''fast walkers'' in the Alaskan sky plus much more. Discover real-life adventure from true events in the comfort of your armchair and get an authentic look at the reality of life in a variety of cultures--starring ordinary people.